Old Town School of Folk Music’s FREE City-Wide Summer Concert Series...

Old Town School of Folk Music kicks off its FREE city-wide concert series, Soundtrack of the City, celebrating Chicago’s rich musical history, with Blues’n...

City celebrates the centennial birthday of literary great and Chicago treasure...

By Elaine Hegwood Bowen, M.S.J., Chicago Crusader June 7 marks the centennial birthday of Gwendolyn Brooks, the first Black person to ever win the Pulitzer...

Resident Association in Englewood hosts free festival series for community

The Resident Association of Greater Englewood (R.A.G.E.) will launch their summer park tour, So Fresh Saturdays, at Lindblom Park on Saturday, June 3, 2017...

The “Summer Enrichment for Learning” Program at St. John June 19

Gary youth, ages 6-14 may enroll in the 5-week “Summer Enrichment for Learning” Program, from June 19 to July 20, 2017 at the St....

Poor Peoples Campaign Kicks Off May 27

Individuals, communities and faith-based organizations throughout the city have formed the New Poor Peoples Campaign Chicago in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King’s last...

A star-filled show at The Glen features Diane Williams

Jonathan Portis will sponsor and host “An Evening of Gospel” at the Glen Theater, 20 West Ridge Road, on Saturday, May 27 at 5...

100BMC to host “Real Talk About Men’s Health”

The 100 Black Men of Chicago, Inc. (100BMC), the area’s preeminent organization focused on mentoring African American youth, will be a part of the...

Women’s Weekend at First Church of Deliverance

On Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10 a.m. the Women Ministers of First Church of Deliverance will host an Inspirational Service at the Maggie...

Learning to obtain small business seed funding

Current or emerging small business owners can learn how to obtain seed money for their business by attending the Small Business Innovation Research Workshop...

CWCMC holds W.I.S.H. recital benefit on May 20

The Chicago West Community Music Center will hold its first annual W.I.S.H. Recital benefit and fundraiser on Saturday, May 20 from 11 a.m. to...